When it comes to finding a fabulous place in South Africa to pop the million-dollar question, Exclusive Getaways has you covered. Here, we roll out a few options for ultra-spectacular will-you-marry-me moments.
IN A PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE OVERLOOKING THE GREAT ATLANTIC
Enjoy the opulent hideaway that is in Cape Town. Here and you have access to a private nature reserve that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. The space is wonderfully private and views are sensational. Outstanding cuisine includes a special fynbos menu. Camps Bay Retreat Mail us.
ON A BOAT ON A FARM DAM
Ever considered popping the question on a boat on the water? Your luxury getaway for this is in the Franschhoek winelands, a magnificent farm with breathtaking scenery. Babylonstoren has a large, awe-inspiring garden, which has many unique garden spaces for a proposal. Babylonstoren Mail us.
AT A SECLUDED PICNIC SPOT IN THE WINELANDS
A romantic picnic on the splendid farm at could also be the ideal time for a proposal. Babylonstoren Mail us.
AMID CARPETS OF SPRING FLOWERS
It would be hard to find a prettier proposal spot than in the Cederberg. Find a private spot amid the carpets of spring flowers (or amongst the giant rocks, or on the river) for the special moment. Bushmans Kloof Mail us.
AT A STAR SUITE IN THE AMPLE ARMS OF NATURE
The Star Suite in makes for an adventurously romantic getaway in Cederberg South – and a novel and hugely scenic spot at which to propose. Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve Mail us.
ON CLOUD 9
What could be more daring than to take to the skies with the marriage question up your sleeve? A hot-air balloon ride on will have you both up there on cloud nine for the magical moment. Bill Harrop’s “Original” Balloon Safaris Mail us.
COMING UP ROSES AT A ROSE RETREAT IN HAZYVIEW
Enjoy the finer things of life on a beautiful rose farm, the perfect place to propose. has the feel of a safari lodge with its lovely tented suites and forest cabins. There is also a wellness centre and award-winning restaurant on the estate. Summerfields
AT A WILDERNESS SPA
A his-and-her treatment at wilderness spa is bound to up the ante for a stunning proposal. is one such place you could choose – a modern safari sanctuary secluded on the banks of the Klaserie River in the Hoedsruit area of Limpopo. Kapama Karula Mail us.
AT THE EDGE OF A PLACID LAKE
Hide away in nature at the wonderful in Isimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu-Natal. There are many fantastic places there to pop the question – one of them is beside a placid lake. You could also propose on a canoe in a magical waterway system, or in a pristine palm forest, or at a breathtaking beach in a faraway place. Kosi Forest Lodge Mail us.
ON A GLAM AND ICONIC BEACHFRONT
Hit the seafront in Umhlanga and propose on a legendary beachfront near an iconic lighthouse. will not disappoint at any level. The Oyster Box Mail us.
ON A CLIFF EDGE IN THE GREAT KAROO
A cliff edge in in the Karoo is a wild, spactacular place to pop the question. Here, you feel as though you are on the very top of the world. Mount Camdeboo Private Game Reserve Mail us.
AT THE FIRESIDE IN A FOREST ON THE WILD COAST
The Wild Coast has enormous allure: pristine, rugged and far away from the buzz, it’s a place for seclusion and romance. is a sublime private beach lodge set in a dune forest and with private access to a beautiful beach and 21 km of shoreline. Prana Lodge Mail us.
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